Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/28/11

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Receipts:  1850    Week Ago:  1983    Year Ago:  3496     

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to 2.00 higher, spots
3.00-5.00 higher on thin/green 550-650 lbs steers and 500-600 lbs heifers
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-750 lbs offerings,
near 55 pct steers and bulls, 35 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 37 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 350-450 lbs 164.00-
169.00; 450-500 lbs 160.00-166.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-161.50; 600-700 lbs
138.50-150.00; load 885 lbs 125.20.  Medium and Large 1-2 525-600 lbs
146.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-140.00, pkg thin 617 lbs 149.25; lot
732 lbs 136.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 146.00-156.00, pkg 
330 lbs 160.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-151.50; 500-600 lbs 133.50-144.50,
Lot thin 513 lbs 149.25; load 650 lbs 132.25, pkg thin 603 lbs 137.00;
pkg 708 lbs 128.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 425-475 lbs 140.00-148.00;
500-575 lbs 132.00-142.00, pkg thin 146.00; few 600-675 lbs 124.00-128.00
700-750 lbs 120.00-127.00.  Medium 1 lot 650 lbs 123.00.

   Feeder Bulls:   Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 155.00-165.00; 
450-500 lbs 146.00-158.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          75.00-80.00      80.00-84.00      70.00-75.00       
                                                       
Boners    80-85          75.00-80.00      80.00-85.00      -----------      
                                          few 86.50           
Lean      85-90          64.00-74.00      74.00-81.00      57.00-63.00  
                                           few shelly/weak 40.00-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                      
1400-2125 lbs            86.00-91.75  few 94.25-96.00      -----------
                                                     

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Roger Parker, Market News Reporter 1-573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt

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